Ahura Mazda

noun
Ahu·​ra Maz·​da | \ ə-ˌhu̇r-ə-ˈmaz-də How to pronounce Ahura Mazda (audio) , ä-ˌhu̇r- \

Definition of Ahura Mazda

: the Supreme Being represented as a deity of goodness and light in Zoroastrianism

First Known Use of Ahura Mazda

1850, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ahura Mazda

Avestan Ahuramazda, literally, wise god

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Cite this Entry

“Ahura Mazda.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ahura%20Mazda. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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